Richmond Hill is a neighborhood within New York, New York.
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors will feel at home in Richmond Hill. Finding dynamic streets is very easy in this part of the city. Even though the nightlife is limited, there are a very large number of people around most of the time. The greenery in this neighborhood is reasonably prominent; there are a few green spaces nearby for residents to explore, including Forest Park, resulting in them being very easy to get to from most locations within Richmond Hill. Residents will also find that the majority of streets have good tree coverage.
Most of the houses available in the housing market in Richmond Hill were constructed pre-1960, when a majority of the housing growth happened. In this neighborhood, about 45% of the dwellings are duplexes, and the remaining properties are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. The proportions of home owners and renters are about even. This part of the city also has a good choice of housing sizes - homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in Richmond Hill. Additionally, those who appreciate dining out won't have to go far in this part of New York, where over 100 restaurants and around 10 cafes are available. It is also easy to reach a number of clothing stores on foot, for example along 117th Street. Concerning education, home owners will appreciate the proximity to both primary and secondary schools, which are within walking distance from all properties for sale in Richmond Hill. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
Richmond Hill is a great part of New York for car-free transportation options. The public transit service in Richmond Hill is great as a result of plenty of nearby rapid transit stations with access to the E | 8 Avenue Local Line, J | Nassau St Local Line and Z | Nassau St Express Line, and a few nearby bus lines. Walking is also especially feasible for property owners in this neighborhood; most daily needs are very convenient to carry out on foot, and there are also numerous businesses in proximity. It is easy to travel by bike in Richmond Hill as the cycling network is extensive.